Running Sophos UTM Endpoint Protection on Windows Server 2012

  • Article ID: 118303
  • Updated: 24 Mar 2015

This article describes how Sophos UTM 9 Endpoint Protection will be compatible with Windows Server 2012 from launch.

Known to apply to the following Sophos product(s) and version(s)
Sophos UTM Endpoint Protection

Operating systems
Windows Server 2012

Running Sophos UTM 9 Endpoint Protection on Windows Server 2012.

  • Download the latest endpoint installer through UTM WebAdmin and distribute the software as you would for any other operating system.
    On computers already running UTM Endpoint Protection, ensure those endpoints have been updated to version 10.2.0 prior to upgrading to Windows Server 12. This update may have been effected automatically or manually.
  • Windows Server 2012 has a new style Windows UI  and a new style of messaging called 'Toast'. UTM Endpoint Protection uses toast to supply information to the user.

For information on UTM 9 installable extensions on Windows Server 12: See KB Article 118297.

Support for Windows Server 2012 by other Sophos products

For an overview of all Sophos products support for Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012, see KB Article 118319.

If you need more information or guidance, then please contact technical support.

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